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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Jun 05, 2016 9:20 pm

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    Post  bcauchi on Mon Jun 06, 2016 6:00 am

    Wow great work indeed, are you competing with Louis? That is one small model. Keep it up.
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Wed Jun 08, 2016 10:03 am

    Thanks Brian

    In 1/72 scale it's really a small model!

    I mainly build 1/72 for pure collection and occasionally 1/48 which are also for my collection. I do not try to delve into much extra detail or authenticity.
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    Post  bcauchi on Wed Jun 08, 2016 10:08 am

    You're doing fine, there is not much room for opening panels and adding so much detail in such a small scale. However, i would go for at least an authentic colour scheme and markings. The least you can do. But that is some really nice work. the techniques you use to build AFV's give you that edge over us birdie types.
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Wed Jun 08, 2016 11:06 pm

    Thanks again.
    The instructions come with a few detailed and, it seems, researched color plans.

    PS : Did you know there was a female test pilot for the Komet!
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    Post  bcauchi on Thu Jun 09, 2016 5:59 am

    Yes the famous Hanna she flew it once and nearly broke her back when landing. not a regular test pilot though, she just flew all the German aircraft there were and no one could stop her, she was a great pilot and also much loved by the Fuhrer himself.
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:08 pm

    Spray job today and a little modulation on the tow cart of the Komet

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    Post  bcauchi on Mon Jun 13, 2016 5:58 am

    Nice work that is really tiny stuff.

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